Unilever has confirmed that it has chosen Rotterdam over London as its new legal headquarters, dealing a major blow to the UK Government as it tries to uphold Britain's status as a centre for business after Brexit.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018
Unilever promised a multi-billion euro programme of shareholder rewards yesterday, after a corporate rethink sparked by a takeover approach from Kraft Heinz. It is aiming to prove it can generate lucrative returns as an independent company.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2017
Unilever is to offload some of its best known brands including Flora margarine and Stork butter, as well as make an extra two billion euro (£1.7 billion) in cost savings, following a review of the business.
Thu, 06 Apr, 2017
Kraft Heinz has made a $143bn (€134.5bn) offer for Unilever in what would be the largest-ever takeover in the food or beverage industry, opening a campaign to create a consumer-goods giant with household names from Dove soap to Heinz ketchup.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
Unilever plans to acquire Dollar Shave Club in the US in a deal worth about $1bn (€905m), gaining a firmer foothold in the burgeoning market for male grooming products and opening up a new front in its battle against Procter & Gamble.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016